Generic Medicine Info
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Patient with stomach or duodenal ulcers, ciliary dyskinesia, and bronchial conditions. Renal and hepatic impairment. Children. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Significant: Rarely, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), erythema multiforme. Gastrointestinal disorders: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, dry mouth or throat, abdominal pain, heartburn, oral or pharyngeal hypoaesthesia, dysgeusia.
Potentially Fatal: Rarely, anaphylactic reactions (e.g. anaphylactic shock, angioedema, rash, urticaria, pruritus).
Drug Interactions
May increase the concentrations of antibiotics (e.g. cefuroxime, doxycycline, erythromycin, amoxicillin) in the lung tissue.
CIMS Class
Cough & Cold Preparations
ATC Classification
R05CB06 - ambroxol ; Belongs to the class of mucolytics. Used in the treatment of wet cough.
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